Traveling to Marie Galante by Airplane

It will take a ferry ride or a charter flight to complete your journey to Marie Galante

Once upon a time, you could fly all the way to Marie Galante via a small commercial flight, but these days that is a rarity.  Now, most visitors will fly into the airport on Guadeloupe then take the ferry, or hire a charter to fly them the rest of the way to the island.  

Pointe a Pitre Airport

Flights from the United States, Canada, London, and within the Caribbean make weekly, if not daily scheduled flights to the island of Grande Terre.  The airport is located in Pointe a Pitre for which it is named, and is the largest airport in the country of the six that exist.  

Flying to Marie Galante from the US

When you're looking for a flight to Marie Galante from the United States, American Airlines is the place to begin your search. They fly regularly out of Miami, and connections can be made from elsewhere in the country. 

Le Raizet Airport U.S. Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Baltimore, MD, USA BWI Norwegian
Miami, FL, USA MIA Air France, American Airlines

Flying to Marie Galante from Canada

Air Canada offers direct flights to Guadeloupe from Montreal, through you'll be able to connect through Miami if you need to fly from Toronto or another major airport in the country.  

Le Raizet Airport Canadian Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Montreal, Canada YUL Air Canada

Flying to Marie Galante from Europe

The London Heathrow Airport provides your sole direct connection from Europe with Air France on a regular basis.  Most people traveling from Europe connect here, but it is also possible to fly to a large airport within the Caribbean and continue to the island from there.  

Flying to Marie Galante from the Caribbean

For many, it will be easier to book a flight to another island in the Caribbean such as Antigua or the Dominican Republic, then fly with a regional carrier like LIAT and Winair.  

Le Raizet Airport Caribbean Flights
To/From Airport Code Airlines
Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda ANU LIAT
Dominica DOM Air Antilles Express, LIAT, Winair
Dominican Republic SDQ Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, Air France
Grand Case, The island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten SFG Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes
Gustavia, St. Barthelemy SBH Air Antilles Express
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico SJU Seaborne Airlines
Martinique FDF Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, Air France
Simpson Bay, The island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten SXM Air Antilles Express

It may take a bit of work to plan to travel to Marie Galante, but just a few extra steps is all you need and you'll be on your way to the quiet island getaway of your dreams.  

 

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